Visit Carnac stones (Alignments de Carnac) to view the largest group of megaliths of this variety in the world. Guided tours in English will tell you about the stones erected here during the Neolithic period, probably around 3,300 BCE, but some may date back to 4,500 BCE. Eleven converging rows of menhirs (standing stones) stretch for 116,500 sq m (271,000 sq ft). Make Carnac stones a centerpiece of your Carnac vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Carnac online trip planner.
Carnac stones reviews
Walking on a beautifully landscaped path along the prehistoric stones, so many stones, as far as you can see! There is a long walking route along all prehistoric elements. Do it! more »
Let's face it, most people nowadays only stop here because they want to take a selfie with some stones behind their back. I liked it for 15 minutes or so. more »
Can't walk amongst the stones till October so limited to walking a busy main road around the site
Really amazing and interesting. Had a really great day out walking through all the alignments.
Plan your trip to Carnac
Compose it!Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
Customize it.Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
Book it.Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
Do it yourself.Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip
Popular things to do in Carnac
Side trips from Carnac
Hidden gems in Carnac
Nearby attractions in Carnac
Historic Sites in Carnac
Museums in Carnac
Trips in Morbihan by other users
3 days in Bangor & Bangor BY A USER FROM INDIA Bangor 21 days in United States, South America, Europe & Asia SEE PLAN Salt Lake City Moab Cartagena 21 days in United States, South America, Europe & Asia SEE PLAN Salt Lake City Moab Cartagena 3 days in Vannes BY A USER FROM INDIA Terre De Sel Chateau de Ranrouet Parc Animalier et Botanique de Branfere